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Storm Awen: “Avid and Passionate” Principal Among the Victims of Trees Fallen in Stormy Weather | UK News

A strong wind struck Britain during Storm Arwen, paying donations to the “enthusiastic and passionate” principal who died after a car hit a fallen tree.

Francis Lagan, principal of St. Mary’s Elementary School in Maghera, Northern Ireland, is now on Dublin Road, County Antrim when the accident occurred as bad weather caused national turmoil and, in some places, a gust of nearly 100mph. bottom.

Mr. Lagan storm On a fallen tree on Friday.

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Northern Ireland’s Minister of Education Michelle McIlveen said on Twitter: “I would like to extend my deepest sympathies to my family and friends after the tragic death of Francis Lagan.

“I was honored to visit his wonderful school. He is a devoted and passionate principal and will be greatly missed.”

Sinn Féin lawmaker Declan Kearney said Lagan was “a highly respected principal.”

“I was shocked and very sad to know about the driver’s death after a tree fell into a car while driving on Dublin Road in the town of Antrim on Friday night,” he said.

“The victim of this tragedy, Francis Lagan, was the highly respected principal of South Delhi and made a significant contribution to the community in which he served.

“Francis was a famous Maghera educator and citizen’s leader.

“My thoughts and sympathy are in his family, school colleagues, students, and the wider community of Maghera, where he was highly respected.”

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Tree killed by Storm Awen

Meanwhile, Scottish police said a 35-year-old man died on Friday when a pickup truck hit a fallen tree on a B977 die heading to Hatton on Fintray Road in Aberdeenshire.

Cumbria police said a Lancaster man died in Ambleside after a tree fell shortly before 11:00 pm.

Storm Awen: “Avid and Passionate” Principal Among the Victims of Trees Fallen in Stormy Weather | UK News

SourceStorm Awen: “Avid and Passionate” Principal Among the Victims of Trees Fallen in Stormy Weather | UK News

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